Contributed by Peter J. Gossett

  1. John W. Gossett, Sr. moved from South Carolina to Georgia in 1804 according to the Georgia Tax Digest
  2. John W. Gossett, Sr. lived in Madison County, Georgia in 1812
  3. John W. Gossett, Sr. lived in Madison County, Georgia in 1820
  4. John W. Gossett, Sr. Georgia Land Lottery, 1827, Section 1, District 19, Lot #3, Captain District: Sanders, County of Draw: Lee County
  5. John W. Gossett, Jr. Georgia Land Lottery, 1827, Section 2, District 12, Lot #90, Captain District: Adairs, County of Draw: Muscogee County
  6. John W. Gossett, Sr. lived in Madison County, Georgia in 1830
  7. John W. Gossett, Jr. and Eliza Calvary married in Madison County, Georgia on June 23, 1831
  8. John W. Gossett, Jr. lived in Madison County, Georgia in 1840
  9. John W. Gossett, Sr. lived with John Jr. in Madison County, Georgia in 1840
  10. John W. Gossett, Sr. and Rachel Ryan married in Madison County, Georgia on March 28, 1844
  11. John W. Gossett, Sr. (listed as a sleighmaker) and second wife Rachel lived in Cherokee County, Georgia, next to Washington Gossett
  12. John W. Gossett, Jr. with son William Jackson lived in Madison County, Georgia in 1850
  13. John W. Gossett, Jr. died in Madison County, Georgia in 1855
  14. William Jackson Gossett lived in Cherokee County, Georgia in the houshold of Jacob Gossett in 1860
  15. William Jackson Gossett and son James Franklin lived in Milton County, Georgia in 1870
  16. William Jackson Gossett and son James Franklin lived in Blount County, Alabama in 1880
  17. William Jackson Gossett and wife Mary lived in Marshall County, Alabama in 1900
  18. James Franklin Gossett and son Elbert Leroy lived in Blount County, Alabama in 1900

Madison County Families